Haywood M Powell

25 Jul 1935 - 16 Jan 1980

Change Your Language

close

You can change the language of the BillionGraves website by changing the default language of your browser.

Learn More
English
Register

Haywood M Powell

25 Jul 1935 - 16 Jan 1980
edit Edit Record
photo Add Images
group_add Add Family
description Add a memory

Grave site information of Haywood M Powell (25 Jul 1935 - 16 Jan 1980) at Oakwood Cemetery in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States from BillionGraves

Life Information

Haywood M Powell

Born:
Died:

Oakwood Cemetery

Linden Avenue
Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina
United States
Transcriber

THansen3

April 28, 2016
Photographer

veachjl

April 5, 2016

Nearby Graves

See more nearby graves
Upgrade to BG+

Grave Site of Haywood M

edit

Haywood M Powell is buried in the Oakwood Cemetery at the location displayed on the map below. This GPS information is ONLY available at BillionGraves. Our technology can help you find the gravesite and other family members buried nearby.

Download the free BillionGraves mobile app for iPhone and Android before you go to the cemetery and it will guide you right to the gravesite.
android Google play phone_iphone App Store

Life timeline of Haywood M Powell

1935
Haywood M Powell was born on 25 Jul 1935
Haywood M Powell was 10 years old when World War II: German forces in the west agree to an unconditional surrender. The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. The definitive text was signed in Karlshorst, Berlin, on the night of 8 May 1945 by representatives of the three armed services of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) and the Allied Expeditionary Force together with the Supreme High Command of the Red Army, with further French and US representatives signing as witnesses. The signing took place 9 May 1945 at 00:16 local time.
Haywood M Powell was 18 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
Haywood M Powell was 29 years old when Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolence. Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.
1977
Haywood M Powell was 42 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
Haywood M Powell died on 16 Jan 1980 at the age of 44
BillionGraves.com
Grave record for Haywood M Powell (25 Jul 1935 - 16 Jan 1980), BillionGraves Record 18930279 Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States

Loading